Billy Bunter's Birthday Bash

Gyles Brandreth pays tribute to Billy Bunter, the perennially youthful schoolboy who first appeared in print 100 years ago, and his creator Frank Richards.

Contributors include Martin Jarvis, Greyfriars memorabilia collector Laurie Mansfield, Brett Kahr psychoanalyst and children's literature expert Brett Kahr, biographer Mary Cadogan and Jeffrey Richards, professor of popular culture at Lancaster Unversity.

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20080219

Gyles Brandreth pays tribute to Billy Bunter, the perennially youthful schoolboy who first appeared in print 100 years ago, and his creator Frank Richards.

Contributors include Martin Jarvis, Greyfriars memorabilia collector Laurie Mansfield, Brett Kahr psychoanalyst and children's literature expert Brett Kahr, biographer Mary Cadogan and Jeffrey Richards, professor of popular culture at Lancaster Unversity.

20080219

Gyles Brandreth pays tribute to Billy Bunter, the perennially youthful schoolboy who first appeared in print 100 years ago, and his creator Frank Richards.

Contributors include Martin Jarvis, Greyfriars memorabilia collector Laurie Mansfield, Brett Kahr psychoanalyst and children's literature expert Brett Kahr, biographer Mary Cadogan and Jeffrey Richards, professor of popular culture at Lancaster Unversity.